Yinka Odumakin, the political activist and publicity secretary of the Pan-Yoruba political group, Afenifere is dead.

He was aged 56.

Odumakin reportedly died of complications from COVID-19.

He was said to have been battling underlying conditions such as diabetes before the COVID-19 attack.

A fellow activist Bunmi Omoseyindemi confirmed the news.

His wife, Joe Odumakin also confirmed the news.

She said he died on Saturday at the Intensive Care Unit of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.

 

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